An intriguing cabochon of Rainbow Moonstone, from India. Cut from hard-to-find rough, Romans named it so because they thought it was made of moonlight. It's actually orthoclase, like its closest relative, labradorite.
Are you a November baby? We highlight an array of interesting facts about Topaz, the November birthstone, a gemstone which has remained a popular choice among jewelry aficionados: From its enduring legends to its healing properties, ideal usage to the names of famous celebrities who share it as their birthstone, this infographic has everything you need to know! http://blog.brilliance.com/infographic/topaz-the-november-birthstone